Early childhood matters: strengthening the young child’s care environment
2007 Bernard van Leer Foundation
This edition of Early Childhood Matters is devoted to the Foundation's issue area: Strengthening the care environment. It lays out the foundation's thinking on both the near environment of parents, caregivers and teachers and the further environment of systems, policies and public opinion. Emphasising the importance of taking a holistic approach to young children's development, it includes contributions from CARE USA and Right to Play along with views from Guatemala, Thailand, Jamaica, Uganda and Colombia.